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Dennis Settle services Saturday

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Dennis Settle, age 65 of Knox, Ind., passed away on Wednesday October 16, 2013.

He was born on October 10, 1948, in Gary, Ind., to George and Dorothy (Komoroski) Settle, both of whom preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife, April (Collins) Settle of Knox, Ind.; son, Dennis (Annette) Settle of Spencer, Ind.; daughter, Dawn (Gabe) Tartaglia of LaMonte, Ill.; step son, Chad (Laura) Olmsted of Richmond, Ind.; step daughter, Lori Shields of Valparaiso, Ind.; brothers, George (Debbie) Settle of Portage, Ind. and Mark Settle of Miller, Ind.; sisters, Kathy (Jack) Garzella of Chesterton, Ind. and Terry (Ron Graham) Gibson of Tenn.; uncle, Ralph (Shirley) Settle of Crown Point, Ind.; grandchildren, Jordyn Taylor Smith, Clayson Settle, Sheldyn Settle; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Dennis was a United States Army Veteran, worked as an expediter at US Steel and a member of the Local Union 2695. He was a member of the American Legion Post 279 in Miller. Dennis enjoyed gardening, carpentry, and golfing with his friends throughout North Western Indiana.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 1:00 pm at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 6941 Central Ave., Portage, IN 46368, with Chaplain Craig Forwalter officiating.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2013 from 11:00am until the time of service at 1:00pm at the Funeral Home. Cremation services provided by Heritage Crematory. Memorial donations may be made to VNA Hospice, 2401 Valley Drive Valparaiso, IN 46383. Online condolences to the family may be made at


Posted 10/18/2013